CHURCHILL 12 EJECT- 25" Bbls.- REGAL MODEL- VERY NICE WOOD- 96% ENGRAVING- 1969- 14 13/16" LOP- ALL ORIG.- CASED
Guns International #: 100561605 Seller's Inventory #: y737
Category: Shotguns - English Double - Shotguns - Doubles
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Company: Champlin Firearms Inc.
Member Since: 11/19/07
First Name: George
Last Name: Caswell
Country: United States
Phone: (580) 237-7388
Seller: FFL Dealer
Return Policy: 3 day inspection and return policy on used guns.
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#8512, Churchill Gunmakers Ltd., 7 Bury Street, St. James's, London, England: A Churchill Boxlock Ejector 12 Bore Regal Model Game Gun Made in 1969, 25" Ejector Dovetail Lump Barrels, Proved in Birmingham at 3 1/4 Tons with 2 3/4" chambers, The bores at .731 .006 & .021" (Skt.I & Mod.), 2 3/4" chambers, Wall thickness on the right & left barrel at .034", Double triggers, Scalloped frame, 96% coverage of scroll engraving, Very nice wood, Splinter forend with an Anson release, Straight hand stock at 14 13/16" x 1 1/2 x 2 1/16" over a full face checkered butt, Slight cast-off for the right hand, 6 lbs. 4 oz., 85% original case colors remain, The original barrel blue at 90%, The stock finish remains at 92%, The checkering remains at 98%, The barrels are excellent inside and out. It is cased in a leather cornered canvas trunk with cleaning accessories and a trade label. The barrels remain on the face and they ring with a very nice chime. On walk up bird shooting over dogs 25" barrels work absolutely as efficient as longer barrels in the hands of the average upland hunter. If you can prove me differently, I will give you this gun. The gun was made for Mr. J. T. S. Jurgenson. /////////////////////////////////// E. J. (Edwin John) Churchill set up shop in 1891 at 8 Agar St. Strand, London. They moved to Leicester Square in 1925 and then to Orange Street in 1934 in Leicester Square; E. J. Churchill died in 1910 & Robert Churchill died in 1958. In 1960 Atkin, Grant & Lang were operating on 7 Bury Street and by 1971 the firm was operating as Churchill, Atkin, Grant & Lang at 7 Bury Street (The address of this Gun) and in 1976 the business was moved to 61 Pall Mall, St James's. E.J. Churchill Gunmakers, restarted in 1985 by Mr. Don Masters, and to this day is on the West Wycombe Estate and have been there since the late 1980s. You can check out their offerings at ejchurchill